Eisenhower jacket

noun
Ei·​sen·​how·​er jacket | \ ˈīzᵊnˌhau̇|(ə)r, sometimes -zᵊnˌau̇| \

Definition of Eisenhower jacket

: a short jacket fitting snugly at the waist and cuffs specifically : one used as a part of a military uniform

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History and Etymology for Eisenhower jacket

after Dwight D. Eisenhower, born 1890 American general and 34th U.S. president

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“Eisenhower jacket.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Eisenhower%20jacket. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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